"not a deer"
8.25" x 5"
On Monday I started a new sketchbook. I got down to business as usual, still continuing to paint a dog a day with The 100 Day project...but the book is a rectangle. Luckily I found a rather tall-eared pup to paint to fill the space, but it's still a rather awkward composition. The problem is that I don't really think about composition too much with these little painted sketchbook sketches, and it easier to fit thing in a square than a rectangle, I think. I'm really just working on technique in these pieces and compositon is secondary. Maybe this will force me to think about that as well...
Here is the progression of this piece: